Mumbai, Oct 23 (IANS) Defending champions Patna Pirates outclassed Haryana Steelers 69-30 within the second Eliminator of the Professional Kabaddi League (PKL) Season 5 on Monday to set their conflict with Eliminator 1 winner Puneri Paltan on the NSCI Stadium right here.
Patna skipper Pardeep Narwal led from the entrance to attain 34 factors, probably the most by any raider within the historical past of Professional Kabaddi, and likewise grew to become the primary man to succeed in 300 raid factors in Season 5.
Haryana’s famed defence led by Surender Nada and Mohit Chhillar failed miserably as they may rating simply three sort out factors.
Monu Goyat made an outstanding begin as he got here up with an excellent raid within the second minute to offer Patna a Four-1 lead.
Haryana tied the match Four-Four within the fifth minute, scoring a raid and sort out level.
Pardeep scored his first raid level within the sixth minute as Patna led 5-Four earlier than the Haryana defence despatched Pardeep Narwal to the bench within the 10th minute as they diminished the hole to 6-7.
Monu scored his sixth raid level within the 13th minute to assist Patna take a 10-7 lead earlier than Prashanth Kumar Rai’s two-point raid within the 17th minute helped Haryana path 10-13.
Patna did not inflict an all out on three events however lastly managed to get one within the 19th minute to guide 19-14 earlier than heading into the break with a 22-15 lead.
Coming again, Patna prolonged their result in 24-16 within the 22nd minute as Pardeep attained an excellent 10. Surender Nada received a two-point raid within the 24th minute as Haryana trailed 19-26.
Patna inflicted one other all out within the 25th minute to take their result in 31-21 earlier than Pardeep made a two-point raid to stretch it additional to 35-21.
Patna had been working away with the match as their defence saved tackling Haryana raiders. The famed defence of Haryana confronted a nightmare as they may handle solely two sort out factors in 28 minutes.
Patna Pirates inflicted one other all out within the 31st minute as their lead swelled to 42-23.
Pardeep got here up with a second of brilliance within the 33rd minute as he took out six Haryana gamers in a single raid to assist Patna lengthen their result in 52-25.
He adopted it up one other two-point raid as Patna inflicted one other all out within the 38th minute to guide 62-27.
In the direction of the top, Pardeep got here up with one other good tremendous raid to assist Patna fully outclass Haryana.
Patna will now face Pune within the third Eliminator right here on Tuesday.